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Monday, July 30, 2018

2018 Marion County Jr. Fair

When:  Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 5 p.m. to Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, noon

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Femrite, femrites@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Audrain County
phone: 573-581-3231




Pulaski County Extension Council Meetings (Session 17 of 19)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Waynesville, MO, Waynesville MO map...

Description:

Pulaski County Extension Council Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Cathy Galland, gallandcs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




Food, Culture, and Reading - Homeschool (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Stone County Library system
322 West State Highway 248, Galena MO map...

Description:

Food, Culture and Reading is a global education curriculum that uses hands on activities to learn about food, healthy living, and different cultures.Through experiential activities, youth will be able to recognize a variety of healthful foods, explore the similarities of food from various cultures, and develop an understanding and appreciation of cultures that are different than their own.

Registration:

Contact the library to participate. This session is geared to homeschool families but there is an additional program at 1 PM. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Food, Culture, and Reading (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Library system
322 West State Highway 248, Galena MO map...

Description:

Food, Culture and Reading is a global education curriculum that uses hands on activities to learn about food, healthy living, and different cultures.Through experiential activities, youth will be able to recognize a variety of healthful foods, explore the similarities of food from various cultures, and develop an understanding and appreciation of cultures that are different than their own.

Registration:

Registration:Contact the library to participate. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Food, Culture, and Reading (Session 8 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Stone County Library system
201 Main Street, Crane MO map...

Description:

Food, Culture and Reading is a global education curriculum that uses hands on activities to learn about food, healthy living, and different cultures.Through experiential activities, youth will be able to recognize a variety of healthful foods, explore the similarities of food from various cultures, and develop an understanding and appreciation of cultures that are different than their own.

Registration:

Contact the library to participate. more...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Willa Williams, williamswl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Taney County
phone: 417-546-4431




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 FBC (Session 13 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 1 Mercy Village (Session 17 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 11 a.m. to noon

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

5/9/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1- CCHW Swope Parkway (Session 5 of 20)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Description:

SSSH is an effective strength training program designed to increase strength, flexibility and balance in a safe, structured environment. Participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health. We encourage participants to attend 10 or more of the 16 total sessions. It is also encouraged that participants increase their weights as the class progresses to build strength in their muscles.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lydia Kaume, kaumel@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Blue Springs
phone: 816-252-5051




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 2 (Session 12 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, contact the Cooper County Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 12 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
510 Jackson Road Ste A, Boonville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy is an eight-week, evidence based strength training program designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life and stay active. The exercises are easy to learn, safe, and effective. You will gradually increase your strength, endurance, and improve your balance.

Registration:

To register for this class please call the Cooper County MU Extension Office at 660-882-5661.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 Freeman Advantage (Session 12 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
From the intersection on McClelland and 32nd, head south. Use the turn lane to turn right into the Freeman Business Center. Park in the back parking lot and use the back entrance.
3220 McClelland, Joplin MO map...

Description:

This is a low-impact strength training program for people who are 50 or better. The class meets for 1 hour, twice a week for 8 weeks to complete a series of eight exercises with a warm-up and cool down. This program helps participants increase their physical activity which may improve strength, balance and flexibility, resulting in reduced risk for falls, better overall health and greater independence.

Registration:

Contact Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu Or Jamie Gillmore with Freeman Advantage

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 (Session 13 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
Located in the old William Kennedy School across from the Poplar Bluff public pool on the 3rd floor.
614 Lindsay Avenue Ste 3, Poplar Bluff MO map...

Description:

SSSH is modeled after the evidenced-based StrongWomen program developed by researchers at the Friedman School of Nutrition Science at Tufts University. While the original Tufts program includes only women, University of Missouri Extension has adapted the curriculum to include men. Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase aging adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Over the 10 weeks, participants learn exercises to improve their strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of 8 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

Registration:

To register, please contact John Fuller or Pam Gray at the Butler County Extension office, 573-686-8064.

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

John Fuller, fullerjc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Butler County
phone: 573-686-8064




Miller County Council Meeting

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
134 Second Street, Tuscumbia MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Miller County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county.  Meetings are open to the public.

Registration:

There is no registration required, contact the (Insert county name) County University of Missouri Extension Office at 573-369-2394 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




Tariffs and Missouri Agriculture

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Courthouse, lower level.
700 Main Street Ste 2, Trenton MO map...

Description:

University of Missouri Extension in Grundy County will host Dr. Scott Brown on Monday, July 30, 2018 for a public forum concerning the recent tariffs imposed by Mexico and China and the impact on Missouri agriculture. Dr. Brown is the director of strategic partnerships for the University of Missouri’s College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR). Brown joined Mizzou in 1989 as a research associate in the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute. He is an expert in Missouri agricultural policy, as well as the livestock market outlook and dairy policy. He has testified before the U.S. Congress on the quantitative effects of changes in federal dairy and livestock policies, and currently works with the Missouri legislature on the economic effects of state policy options on Missouri agriculture. He also provides regular market outlook on the livestock and dairy industries. The event will take place in the basement conference room of the Willis Alexander Student Building on the North Central Missouri College campus, 1402 Main Street, Trenton, MO. There is no cost to attend. FCS Financial is sponsoring a light supper. Please make reservations for supper. For more information and to reserve a meal, please call the extension office at 660-357-6582, University of Missouri Extension programs are open to all.

Registration:

For more information and to reserve a meal, please call the extension office at 660-357-6582.

Registration
deadline:

7/29/2018

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Meridith J. Berry Ed.D., BerryM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Grundy County
phone: 660-357-6580




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Advanced Bolivar 12:30 - 1:30 pm (Session 17 of 17)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where:  
CMH Senior Health Center
1815 W Broadway St., Bolivar MO map...

Session topic:

Post-Assessment

Registration
deadline:

6/11/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-745-6767




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Bolivar CMH Senior Health Center, 1:35 - 2:35 (Session 1 of 18)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 1:35 p.m. to 2:35 p.m.

Description:

Wellness program that works on flexibility, balance, strength, and endurance

Registration:

Contact Jody at CMH Senior Health Services Building at 417-777-7171

Registration
deadline:

8/10/2018

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Mary Sebade, sebadem@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dallas County
phone: 417-745-6767




Gasconade County Extension Council-Officer Meeting

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
Gasconade County Farm Bureau Meeting Room
1106 West Hwy. 28, Owensville MO map...

Description:

Gasconade County Extension Council Executive and Finance Committee Meeting

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Dave Hileman, HilemanD@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




A Matter of Balance (Session 1 of 8)

When:  Monday, July 30, 2018, 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where:  
Branson Missouri
Branson MO

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. This program is taught by University of Missouri Extension Specialists and consists of eight, two-hour sessions. The sessions help participants learn how to view falls and the fear of falling as something controllable. There will also be information on how to set realistic goals for increasing activity, as well as how to change their environment to reduce fall risk factors. In general the program promotes exercise to increase strength and balance to help reduce the risk of falls in older adults.

Session topic:

Senior Citizens registered for the Matter of Balance course will be introduced to the "Matter of Balance," curriculum. They will also begin to learn some exercises that will help build their strength, thus reducing the fear of falling.

Registration:

To register call the Taney County University of Missouri Extension Office 417-546-4431

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Renette Wardlow, WardlowR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909